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Hampshire Linux User Group

A collection of talks given by the Hampshire Linux User Group. Visit their site at www.hantslug.org.uk for more information.
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Hampshire Linux User Group
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Pete Savage talks about getting started developing GUI applications on Linux using Python, GTK and Glade. This is a beginner level talk. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 2nd December 2006 at Southampton University, UK. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to recognise Theora...
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Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, python, glade, gtk, gui development
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Mat Grove talks about the concepts behind User Mode Linux and its advantages over other virtualisation technologies. This is a beginner level talk. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) and Surrey Linux User Group meeting on 13th January 2007 in Guildford. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, UML, virtualisation, User Mode Linux
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adam Trickett gives a short talk introducing the perl scripting / programming language. This talk does not require any previous knowledge of perl, and focuses on the community resources available rather than the language itself. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 3rd June 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, perl, introduction
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adrian Bridgett talks about troubleshooting and diagnostic tools on Linux. This talk requires some familiarity with Linux and using the command line. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 4th November 2006 in Aldershot, UK. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to recognise Theora...
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Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, troubleshooting, Linux, tools, strace, netstat
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Damian Brasher gives a short overview of Linux training and certification options, and his experiences of preparing for his RHCE. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 5th August 2006 at Southampton University. There is an Ogg Theora version of the talk available here:...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, linux, training, RHCE, LPI, Linux+, CLP
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adam Trickett talks about setting up and running your own web server and creating content for it. This is a beginner level talk. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 2nd December 2006 at Southampton University, UK. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to recognise Theora files at...
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Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, web design, web server, html
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Imran Chaudhry gives a short talk introducing the MySQL database. This talk does not require previous experience with databases, although some familiarity with the concepts is advisable. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st April 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, mysql, introduction
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Hugo Mills gives a short talk on the semantic web and RDF. This talk requires some very basic knowledge of web fundamentals. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 3rd June 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to recognise Theora files at the moment....
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Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, semantic, web, rdf
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Alan Pope gives a talk that introduces the concepts of wikis, how to use them and what their advantages are. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the subject. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st April 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, wiki, usemod, howto
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adam Trickett gives a short talk on how he set up a computer for his 69 year old Dad, who had never used one before. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st April 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to recognise Theora files at the moment. Get it...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, debian, usability, new user
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Alan Pope gives a short talk on the various methods of recording a Linux desktop session for screencasting. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the subject. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 5th August 2006 at Southampton University. There is an Ogg Theora version available here:...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, linux, instanbul, demorecorder, xvidcap,...
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Andy Ransom gives a short talk on scheduling and backgrounding tasks on Linux. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the subject. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 5th August 2006 at Southampton University. There is an Ogg Theora version at:...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, screen, nohup, cron, at, sleep
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Tony Whitmore gives a short talk on RSS and how it is used. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the subject. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 2nd September 2006 at Park Hall Church Hall in Aldershot. There is also an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available at:...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, RSS, news, blog, podcast
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Jim Dennis gives a short talk on the aspects of the Python programming language that he most appreciates. This talk requires some basic programming knowledge. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st October 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: Python, LUG, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Hugo Mills gives a short talk on TCP/IP networking for beginners. The talk covers IP addresses, subnets, gateways and routers. The content is suitable for anyone looking to set up a home network and much of the theory also applies to Microsoft Windows networks. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 4th February 2006 at...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, Networking, introduction, TCP/IP
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Nick Whitelegg gives a short talk on the principles behind AJAX and how to start using it. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the subject. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st April 2006 at Southampton University. There is an OGG Theora / Vorbis version available. The archive.org site doesn't seem to...
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, AJAX, Web applications, interactive
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adrian Bridgett gives a short talk on Linux kernel modules for those who are not familiar with the concepts behind them. He covers what kernel modules are, how the integrate with the core of the kernel and how to compile them. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 6th August 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: LUG, kernel, module, compile, Linux, newbie, beginner, intro, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Mat Grove gives a short talk on Xen, the new development in virtualisation. He covers how Xen works and how it differs from other emulation software. This talk does not require familiarity with emulation software. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 6th August 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: Xen, emulation, virtual machine, Linux, newbie, beginner, intro, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User...
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Peter Savage gives a short talk on Nagios, the network monitoring software. He covers configuration of hosts and services, and how to use the web interface. Some very basic knowledge of networking is required. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st October 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: Nagios, network monitor, network management, LUG, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Jim Dennis gives a talk on his top shell tricks, including the pipemill and a tricky interview question. Some basic familiarity with shell scripting is required. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st October 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: shell, shell scripting, pipemill, LUG, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adam Trickett gives a short talk on the POSIX filesystem hierarchy and where files should be within it. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of the Linux filesystem layout. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks/10thDecember2005 for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 10th December 2005 at Jamie's Computer Club.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, LUG, talk, FHS, Filesystem hierarchy
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Tony Whitmore gives a short talk about wireless networking on Linux. This talk does require any existing knowledge of subject, but assumes some basic familiarity with the concepts of wireless networking. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 3rd June 2006 at Southampton University.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, wifi, wireless, WPA, WEP
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Graham Bleach gives an introduction to the bash shell, teaching new users fundamental techniques for executing commands. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 4th February 2006 at Southampton University.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, bash, shell, introduction
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Neil Ferguson gives a short talk on LDAP, what it is, how it is structured and how it can be used to manage users across a network. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 6th August 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: LDAP, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, Linux, newbie, beginner, intro, HantsLUG, Hampshire...
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Peter Savage gives a short talk on remastering a Knoppix CD. The talk covers customising Knoppix contents and producing an ISO for burning. Some basic system administration knowledge is assumed. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 4th February 2006 at Southampton University.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, Knoppix, remaster, remaster knoppix
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Alan Pope gives a short talk on Qemu, the Free Software virtual machine emulator. He covers how to get it, set it up and get other OSes running inside it. This talk requires no advanced knowledge of Linux or emulation software. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks/10thDecember2005 for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 10th December 2005 at Jamie's Computer Club.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, LUG, talk, Qemu, Emulator, VMWare alternative
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Heather Stern gives a short talk on the networked aspects of X, including running X applications on remote hosts. This talk does not require any existing knowledge of running X over a network. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st October 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: X, network, LUG, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
RPM
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Vic gives a short talk on the RPM system for package management. The talk gives an introduction to using RPM along with an explanation of newer front ends and the overcoming of "RPM Hell". See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 4th February 2006 at Southampton University.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, talk, LUG, RPM, RedHat Package Manager
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Nick Chalk gives a short talk on Jamie's Computer Club, a project of a Southampton-based homelessness charity. The club offers training in all aspects of IT skills as well as refurbishing old PCs to raise funds. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 1st October 2005 at Southampton University.
Topics: Jamies, Jamie's Computer Club, Society of St. James, Linux, HantsLUG, Hampshire Linux User Group
Hampshire Linux User Group
by Hampshire Linux User Group
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Adrian Bridgett gives a short talk on Storage Area Networks (SANs) This talk requires some knowledge of ethernet networking. See http://www.hantslug.org.uk/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?TechTalks/10thDecember2005 for more details and copies of the presentation that accompanied the talk. This talk was given at the Hampshire Linux User Group (HantsLUG) meeting on 10th December 2005 at Jamie's Computer Club.
Topics: Hampshire Linux User Group, HantsLUG, LUG, talk, Storage Area Networks, SANs